Klickitat and other stories (K.A.O.S) features four thriller tales about ordinary mountaineers in the Pacific Northwest thrust into extraordinary circumstances. This debut collection from author Mark Jenkins folds modern day mountain climbing into the speculative wilderness of fantasy, sci-fi, and historical fiction.

Available in Paperback and eBook formats.


In 1969, Washington State geology student René Thompson pursues an independent study program that will set him on a path to climbing the world’s highest peaks. But, as he joins an expedition to summit Mount McKinley in Alaska, what he discovers on the mountain is beyond anything he imagined.

Available in Paperback and eBook formats.


In 1999, Jamie Coutts grapples with a Silicon Valley career that’s falling apart. When she receives a mysterious phone call from her sister Chloe — whose dreams are driving her to search for their reclusive grandmother — Jamie takes time off work and travels to meet her wanderlust sibling.

Coming Soon in Paperback and eBook formats.